Global Gazette

Around the World in 180 Days!

What is Standards-Based Grading?

Standards-Based Grading Overview

Standards-Based Grading Shout Out!

Mrs. Patton has been completing formative assessments in her classroom to help guide her flexible math groups. At the end of her lesson, Mrs. Patton has her students complete an exit ticket with a math problem from the lesson. This exit ticket is then given to the teacher before the student can go to math stations. Mrs. Patton quickly checks the student's work and gives them a score of 1-5. These exit tickets are then gathered and grouped by performance in order to set her guided math groups. Students are then called back to work with Mrs. Patton on the skills needed and given immediate feedback! Way to go Mrs. Patton!

Teachers Make a Difference: How many hats do you wear?

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Tech Talk: Duolingo

Since we are a global school this year, we will be using Duolingo in our computer lab soon! Students will get to pick the language they would like to learn and earn badges along the way! Check it out!

https://www.duolingo.com/

Upcoming Events

Digital Days

Friday, Oct. 2nd, 8am-12pm

Newton-Conover Middle School, Newton, NC, United States

Newton, NC

Going Global Kick-off

Friday, Oct. 2nd, 1-4pm

North Newton Elementary Newton, North Carolina

Join us for an afternoon of fun "Going Global!" We will be doing many engaging activities such as a scavenger hunt, rate yourself activity, and begin exploring Passport (our new professional development with VIF).

Quick links to teacher resources!